The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

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Whistle in the dark

Bailey Stover April 30, 2019

An American is sexually assaulted every 92 seconds, according to the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN). Every nine minutes, the victim is a child. The network reported on average there...

19 under 19

19 under 19

Multiple Authors April 29, 2019

[vc_empty_space height="45"] Hidden among RBHS' 1,934 students are innovators, leaders and trailblazers. 19 under 19 brings 19 of these impactful lives to light. Photos by Camryn DeVore, George Frey and...

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Realizing the difference between busyness and fullness

Maddie Murphy March 7, 2019

In the last two months, my life has changed. Drastically. The change itself, however, was not at all drastic. In fact, the change was as minute as changing one four-letter word from my vocabulary to another...

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Girls’ basketball advances to state quarterfinals, wins against Lebanon High School

Maddie Murphy March 6, 2019

Sedalia seems to be a good court for both the girls’ and boys’ basketball teams. The Lady Bruins defeated Lebanon High School (LHS) (54-46) Wednesday, March 6 in Sedalia, Mo. This win brings the Bruins...

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Boys’ basketball defeats Camdenton, advances to state quarterfinals

Maddie Murphy March 6, 2019

The boys’ basketball team does not plan on slowing down anytime soon. Tonight’s dominant win versus the Camdenton High School (CHS) Lakers allows the Bruins to become a favorite in the playoffs after...

Sophomore guard Daveon Stuart attempts to make a shot during the second half of the game. Despite the Raymond-Peculiar player being an obstacle, Stuart managed to make the shot, giving the Bruins an extra two points. Photo by George Frey

Boys’ basketball cruises past RPHS in district championship

Multiple Authors March 2, 2019

As the season has progressed and the Bruins are getting further into post-season play, the boys’ basketball team has handled the games with ease. The Bruins coasted through district play, coming out...

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Songs that are so chill, you may need a coat

Maddie Murphy March 1, 2019

I absolutely love alternative music. This playlist is comprised of a collection of my favorite songs for relaxing, studying or anything that involves being calm. Some songs are new; some songs are old....

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Childhood tales affect adult morality

Bailey Stover February 28, 2019

Raised by parents from South Sudan, freshman Mabior Akuiem grew up in Kenya before moving to the U.S. in 2015. From folk tales about how a mustache became stuck on a person’s face to his father’s life...

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An open letter to high school as a second semester senior

Maddie Murphy February 27, 2019

Dear High School- Wow. I can’t believe you’re almost over. You’ve been an absolute roller coaster full of countless highs and lows. These truly have been some of my favorite days, but that’s not...

Boys basketball wins over Belton in district semifinal game

Boys’ basketball wins over Belton in district semifinal game

Maddie Murphy February 27, 2019

From the first possession of the game, the boys’ basketball team began its lead over Belton High School (BHS) in dominant fashion. Senior guard Noah Patrick sunk a three-pointer in that possession, starting...

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Send out schedule information earlier

Maddie Murphy February 25, 2019

With schedule deadlines still in the rear-view mirror and the online change request deadline quickly approaching, students are becoming more and more frustrated with the state of our guidance department....

Seniors struggle with applying to college, receive teacher assistance

Seniors struggle with applying to college, receive teacher assistance

Emily Oba February 25, 2019

The frenzy of applying to college can become overwhelming for students who give themselves many options of schools. With tasks like financial aid, scholarships, applications, recommendation letters and...

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